Specialty Family Practitioner/General Practitioner

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Flexible family practice opportunity for permanent full time office and hospital work. Work from a purpose built, fully computerized and well equipped office at low overhead.

Call is shared amongst 11 physicians and is approximately 3 to 5 x 12 hour shifts per month. This is considered essential to running your office practice.

Lady Minto Hospital, with 19 acute care beds and 31 extended care beds, provides emergency room, laboratory, radiology (ultrasound/fluoroscopy), maternity, pharmacy & physiotherapy services and a host of outpatient services.

You will be required to be eligible for hospital privileges at Lady Minto Hospital and be expected to look after your own in-patients admitted to the hospital during the week and on a rotational basis on weekends.

Benefits

May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:

Recruitment Incentive - $10,000 Fee Premium - 9.52%; Annual Flat Fee - $9571.68; Rural CME starting at $2,200/annum in year 3 & 4 in community, increasing to a maximum of $4,400/annum after 4 years.

Start Date

April 1, 2020 or sooner

Community Information

Salt Spring Island (approx 10,000 population) is nestled against the east shore of Vancouver Island located halfway between Victoria and Nanaimo with excellent ferry and seaplane connectivity.

This is an exceptional opportunity to work and live in an area that provides a relaxed lifestyle in a temperate climate with excellent year-round recreation and cultural amenities including but not limited to:


• A large artistic community with a variety of classes, exhibits and performances;

• Outstanding recreational opportunities – sailing, kayaking, hiking, soccer, swimming, baseball, tennis and golf included;

• K-12 education available on island

• Performing arts center, indoor pool, galleries, shopping and a small community movie theatre

• Rural environment providing opportunities for hobby farming or access to locally grown produce and farm products.


To learn more about our community please visit the following links:


Salt Spring Tourism

http://www.saltspringtourism.com/

Salt Spring Island Chamber of Commerce

http://saltspringchamber.com/

For Everything that’s Community Health – Salt Spring

http://saltspring.fetchbc.ca/

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Terms

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service
Physician Overhead
Currently $3000 monthly fixed + 10%MSP, MOCAP, REEF and 3rd Party.

Benefits and Incentives

May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:
Retention Premium
9.52%
Retention Flat Fee
$9,572
Recruitment Incentive
$10,000
Other Benefits/Incentives
Rural CME starting at $2,200/annum in year 3 & 4 in community, increasing to a maximum of $4,400/annum after 4 years.
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Live and work in BC

Salt Spring Island

Salt Spring Island is located in the sheltered southern waters of the Gulf Islands of British Columbia. The island’s shoreline is varied and beautiful, offering rocky shores, tidal pools, and a wide variety of sandy beaches to explore. The year-round residents of Salt Spring Island include an eclectic mix of artists, musicians, and entrepreneurs. Many vacationers come to Salt Spring simply to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and soak in the quiet island lifestyle. Farming is important on the island, and local farmers form the backbone of the popular Salt Spring Market so feel free to check it out while you're there!

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